Aug. 1, 2014

Archive for Israel

“Pulling the trigger is hard”

“Pulling the trigger is hard”

Posted On: July 17, 2014

A few days ago I opened Facebook to find that friends in Israel had taken cover in a [...]

The Absence at the Table

The Absence at the Table

Posted On: July 07, 2014

Really, we can only guess the answer to the question: “What happened to our grandparents?” [...]

‘He was the only one to survive’

‘He was the only one to survive’

Posted On: June 15, 2014

There is an inscription outside the visitors' center of Yad Vashem, the World Center for Holocaust Research, located [...]

First Thoughts on Israel

First Thoughts on Israel

Posted On: June 01, 2014

Why here? As horrible as it sounds, those were the first words that popped into my head as I [...]

Ask Questions, Break the Rules

Ask Questions, Break the Rules

Posted On: May 18, 2014

I had a plan: I'd start in Prague, then work my way through Eastern Europe, doing my best [...]